RE: [NTO] Registry Export/Import From DOS: Win XP Pro
- Hi Ruben,
Thanks. I was finally able to do it with a mixture of editing
the registry and deleting folders.
> regedit F:\WINXP\bbb.regHappy Topics,
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>Sent: 21-2-02 1:51
>Subject: [NTO] Registry Export/Import From DOS: Win XP Pro
>This is probably a generic type question, but I'm in WinXP Pro
>The short of it is, how do I install (Import) a registry file
>from DOS in XP Pro? My Exported registry is the following where
>XP is installed.
>The long of it, what I am trying to do and why...
>When I tried to reinstall IE6 last week, it created a very big
>mess along with me having to unplug a lot of hardware for the
>install and plugging it back in one at a time because of it
>hosing everything up and me needed to reformat and install XP Pro
>again. Anyway, after about a two hour install when I finally
>figured out the problems of what should have been 30-60 minutes
>according to Windows <g>, my IE image display it still messed up
>as you noticed in my other post. Because of that I could not
>read the screen to make a user account (which I found out later
>that was at the screen I was at. I just kept tying in some
>letters and then return. So, now I have 37+ registry entries
>with "bbbbbbb" as various folder names. I tried to go into the
>registry and rename them all to "jwa", but then Windows makes a
>number of backup system folders.000 (or bbbbbbb.sojourner) that
>cannot be deleted from Windows. It would be a long process to do
>them all from DOS. (I also tried to Export the registry, make my
>changes in NoteTab and then Import it, but that fails because of
>folders being in use.
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